Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Incorporeal; not possessed of a body.
  • adj. :
  • adj. Not united in a regimented structure; lacking structure and order.
  • adj. Existing or operating without involvement by the body; solely mental or intellectual; “ungrounded”, “heady”.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Free from a corporeal body; disembodied.
  • adj. Not embodied; not collected into a body; not yet organized.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Disembodied. Not embodied; not collected into a body; as, unembodied militia.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. not having a material body

Etymologies

un- +‎ embodied (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The beauty of colour is also the outcome of a unification: it derives from shape, from the conquest of the darkness inherent in Matter by the pouring-in of light, the unembodied, which is a Rational-Principle and an

    The Six Enneads.

  • This makes it all the more evident that the unembodied is the free; to this our self-disposal is to be referred; herein lies our will which remains free and self-disposing in spite of any orders which it may necessarily utter to meet the external.

    The Six Enneads.

  • I hope so, given that the unidentified, unembodied, possibly deceased designer has an inordinate fondness for bacteria, “irreducibly complex” flagella and all. fnxtr replied to comment from Roger

    No metazoan is an island - The Panda's Thumb

  • I hope so, given that the unidentified, unembodied, possibly deceased designer has an inordinate fondness for bacteria, “irreducibly complex” flagella and all.

    No metazoan is an island - The Panda's Thumb

  • Then they apply that inference to potential candidates – human beings, chimps, neurological connections, ETI, panspermia directors, human-like minds, unembodied intelligent beings, etc.

    Bunny and a Book

  • Adler claims that purity must make sense in human terms, where women regularly bleed, not in terms of an unembodied God.

    Female Purity (Niddah) Annotated Bibliography.

  • (Alasta bi Rabbi — kum); fand they produce a grand vision of unembodied spirits appearing in countless millions before their Creator.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • "Like human designers, the unembodied designers of MDT are constrained by the media with which they must work."

    Critique of MDT

  • Well then, good wishes to RBH for his continuing research on "˜empirically-based inferences about the intentions of" ¦ unembodied designers! '

    Critique of MDT

  • "It may even be possible to make empirically-based inferences about the intentions of the several designers: the telos of individual unembodied designers may be empirically accessible to us."

    Critique of MDT

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